Frequently Asked Questions

  • Verifone’s ticker symbol is PAY.
  • Verifone trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
  • Verifone, Inc. operated as a publicly traded company from 1990 until it was acquired in 1997 by Hewlett-Packard, which operated it as a division. In July 2001, HP sold Verifone, Inc. to Gores Technology Group, LLC, a privately held acquisition and investment management firm. Verifone’s second initial public offering was on April 29, 2005.
  • Contact your stock broker/online broker to purchase shares.
  • The CUSIP number for our common stock is 92342Y109.
  • Verifone’s SIC number is 5044.
  • Verifone does not pay a dividend.
  • No, Verifone does not have an Automatic Dividend Reinvestment Plan.
  • Shareholders that own electronic shares through their broker should contact their broker directly. If you hold Verifone stock in your name (versus through a stockbroker) please contact Verifone’s transfer agent:

    Computershare Trust Company, N.A.
    Mail:
    By Regular Mail
    P.O. BOX 30170 College Station, TX 77842
    UNITED STATES

    By Overnight Delivery
    211 Quality Circle Suite 210 College Station, TX 77845
    UNITED STATES

    Telephone:
    Toll Free
    877 373 6374

    Toll
    +1 (781) 575 3400

    http://www.computershare.com/investor
  • Verifone’s corporate credit rating is BB by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services and Ba3 by Moody’s Investors Service.
  • Verifone’s independent auditor is Ernst & Young LLP.
  • Verifone’s headquarters is in San Jose, California. For our address and additional contact information please click here.
  • Verifone Systems, Inc. is incorporated in Delaware.
  • Click here for more information.
  • Our annual stockholder meeting is generally held in March. Please refer to our Annual Report & Proxy for additional information.
  • Verifone’s fiscal year-end is on October 31.
  • Verifone’s quiet periods start 2 weeks before quarter end and go through the day we report earnings. For earnings dates and other financial news releases please click here.
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  • The company’s legal name is VeriFone Systems, Inc., but in November 2014, the company changed the informal name from VeriFone to Verifone.